Elections Are Fast Approaching

[Cameroon Tribune] The atmosphere is gradually being charged with political anxiety as the year 2018 gets closer. In effect, in five months, the language of politics will change in Cameroon. 2018 is election year where Cameroonians will exercise their …

[Cameroon Tribune] The atmosphere is gradually being charged with political anxiety as the year 2018 gets closer. In effect, in five months, the language of politics will change in Cameroon. 2018 is election year where Cameroonians will exercise their civic duty by choosing their councillors, parliamentarians and President of the Republic. It is a year where democratic principles will be put to test. It is above all a year where gender equity will be exercised considering the growing demand from women to be ably represented

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Peacekeeping Chief Says Regional Engagement ‘Good Thing’ for Peace Process

[UN News] The United Nations peacekeeping chief said today the involvement of eastern African countries in revitalizing the peace process in South Sudan was among the main topics he discussed with that nation’s President, describing such regional engag…

[UN News] The United Nations peacekeeping chief said today the involvement of eastern African countries in revitalizing the peace process in South Sudan was among the main topics he discussed with that nation's President, describing such regional engagement "a good thing."

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Churches Ask Kenyatta, Odinga to Calm Violence Fears

[Nation] Protestant churches on Wednesday asked President Uhuru Kenyatta and his main rival Raila Odinga to jointly address Kenyans to assure them Tuesday’s elections will be free of violence.

[Nation] Protestant churches on Wednesday asked President Uhuru Kenyatta and his main rival Raila Odinga to jointly address Kenyans to assure them Tuesday's elections will be free of violence.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya